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Weekend WTA Winners: Sharapova, Dulgheru

Posted by gauloises1 on May 23, 2010

Before I talk about who did what today at Roland Garros, it seems apposite to quickly mention the ladies who won titles this weekend. First up, some much-needed match wins for Maria Sharapova, who defeated Kristina Barrois to take the Strasbourg title.

She’s going to need whatever momentum and confidence she’s gained, considering her loaded section of the draw. Best of luck to her in Paris.

Meanwhile in Warsaw Alexandra Dulgheru underlined how far she’s come in a year, defending the title she won last year as a qualifier by defeating Zheng Jie in the final.

Well done to her.

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WTA: Warsaw Semis Set, Strasbourg Rained Off

Posted by gauloises1 on May 21, 2010

Better take quick stock of what’s happening in the tournaments I’ve totally ignored so far this week in an attempt to ready myself for Roland Garros … In Warsaw, after the exits of Elena Dementieva and Caroline Wozniacki, it’s all about the Chinese ladies who could face each other in the final. Zheng Jie will face qualifier Greta Arn, who took out Alona Bondarenko in three sets, while defending champion Alexandra Dulgheru – who has parlayed last year’s surprise victory into a solid 2010 clay season – faces Li Na.

In Strasbourg things were a bit more of a damp squib. Kristina Barrois and Vania King (yes – the tiny American girl) are already through to the semis in straight sets, but Maria Sharapova and Anabel Medina Garrigues were both rained off and will have to complete their quarterfinals tomorrow.

Warsaw

Singles – Quarterfinals
(5) Zheng Jie (CHN) d. (1) Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 63 ret. (right ankle injury)
(3) Li Na (CHN) d. Sara Errani (ITA) 62 61
(Q) Greta Arn (HUN) d. (6) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) 57 64 64
Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (Q) Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 64 75

Doubles – Semifinals
(1) Black/Yan (ZIM/CHN) d. Govortsova/Jans (BLR/POL) 61 64

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(3) Hsieh/Zheng (TPE/CHN) d. Errani/Vinci (ITA/ITA) 67(3) 64 105

Strasbourg

Singles – Quarterfinals
Kristina Barrois (GER) d. (7) Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 61 75
Vania King (USA) d. Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) 64 75

Suspended due to rain
(1/WC) Maria Sharapova (RUS) vs. Julia Goerges (GER) 32
(5) Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) vs. Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) 62

OOP

Warsaw

Center Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Li Na vs. Alexandra Dulgheru
2. Zheng Jie vs. Greta Arn
3. Hsieh/Zheng vs. Ruano Pascual/Shaughnessy (after suitable rest)

Strasbourg

Centre Court (from 11.30hrs)
1. Maria Sharapova vs. Julia Goerges (tbc)
2. Kristina Barrois vs. Vania King (NB 13.50hrs)
3. [Maria Sharapova or Julia Goerges] vs. [Sofia Arvidsson or Anabel Medina Garrigues]
4. Cornet/King vs. [Coin/Pelletier or Craybas/Goerges] (NB 16.00hrs; after suitable rest)

Court 3 (from 11.30hrs)
1. Sofia Arvidsson vs. Anabel Medina Garrigues (tbc)
2. Coin/Pelletier vs. Craybas/Goerges (NB 14.00hrs; after suitable rest)
3. Barrois/Woehr vs. Kudryavtseva/Rodionova (NB 16.00hrs; after suitable rest)

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Not What I Think of as a Russian Tank

Posted by gauloises1 on May 21, 2010

According to this article and the translation supplied on tennisforum.com, Elena Dementieva may be questioned by the WTA after her 75 46 64 loss to Tsetvana Pironkova in Warsaw yesterday. Polish Eurosport alleges she had a plane ticket to Paris booked before her match.

I don’t believe it, if only because I don’t feel like a torturous early loss for Demmy is an unusual enough event to require any kind of special circumstances to explain it. But there’s definitely something up with her, and I won’t be expecting too much from her in Paris. (Of course, that’s traditionally when she comes up with the goods.)

Speaking of Roland Garros and low expectations, Caroline Wozniacki was forced to retire a set down to Li Na in Warsaw today. She’s reportedly optimistic about playing in Paris, and I’d be stunned if she didn’t. Still, it’s a worrying thing to happen the week before a Slam.

So … all in all, Warsaw not going too well for the top ladies.

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Image is Everything: Saturday Stars

Posted by gauloises1 on May 23, 2009

So, Warsaw, Dusseldorf, Kitzbuhel and Strasbourg all had their finals today.

As I said elsewhere, I know these tournaments don’t get much attention. (Even from me.) The build-up to Roland Garros, the lack of big names and seeds in the finals … But do you think it matters to the winners today, that we snobby tennis fans will be placing mental asterixes next to their wins? Not a bar of it.

So big props to the soft-haired Serbs in Dusseldorf, the qualifier Dulgheru in Warsaw, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in Kitzbuhel, and Aravane Rezai in Strasbourg. Well done indeed.

That said, I didn’t watch any of the matches so just have some pictures.

dulgheru

gg-l

gg-l trophy

gg-l champagne

team serbia2

tipsy troicki

rezai2

rezai

Now get your asses to Paris. Stat.

Er – except you, Dulgheru. I don’t think you’re in the draw.

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Friday Results: Finalists Finalised

Posted by gauloises1 on May 23, 2009

Dusseldorf

I’ve given up trying to understand what’s happening here. All I know is that it involves a lot of happy Teutonic hugging.

kiefer mischa

And that it’s Germany vs. Serbia in the final tomorrow. Who needs Nole, eh?

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Admittedly tangential, but why do all Serbs seem to have such soft, shiny hair?

Singles Round Robin Matches
P Kohlschreiber (GER) d A Vinciguerra (SWE) 61 62
J Tipsarevic (SRB) d F Piccari (ITA) 62 63
*M Gonzalez (ARG) d E Korolev (RUS) 63 36 63

*M Gonzalez (ARG) replaced J Monaco (ARG) (left wrist)

Doubles Round Robin Matches
N Kiefer (GER) / M Zverev (GER) d R Lindstedt (SWE) / R Soderling (SWE) 76(4) 46 13-11 – Saved 1 M.P.
M Gonzalez (ARG) / J del Potro (ARG) d E Korolev (RUS) / D Tursunov (RUS) 22 ret. (Korolev – left ankle)
N Zimonjic (SRB) / V Troicki (SRB) d F Piccari (ITA) / A Seppi (ITA) 60 76(5)

Kitzbuhel

Little-known Armada tugboat Guillermo Garcia-Lopez upset Mikhail Youzhny to book a place in the final, where he’ll face the Queen of Spain (go with it) Julien Benneteau in a clash that tournament organisers are already billing as “… who?”

ggl

Singles – Semi-finals
G Garcia-Lopez (ESP) d [7] M Youzhny (RUS) 63 16 76(5)
[LL] J Benneteau (FRA) d O Hernandez (ESP) 63 64

Doubles – Semi-finals
[2] M Melo (BRA) / A Sa (BRA) d C Kas (GER) / A Peya (AUT) 64 60
A Pavel (ROU) / H Tecau (ROU) d J Knowle (AUT) / J Melzer (AUT) 67(1) 63 15-13
– Saved 2 M.P.

Warsaw

Let’s hear it for plucky Romanian qualifier Alexandra Dulgheru! Her name might abbreviate to “dul”, but her game certainly isn’t. Apparently, as she upset sixth seed and perpetual disappointment Daniela Hantuchova for a place in the final. She’ll face Alona Bondarenko, a finalist back in 2007, who knocked out Britland fave and all-round Tim Anne Keothavong in straight sets – on the same day that Keo drew Safina as a first round opponent at Roland Garros. Double trouble.

WARSAW OPEN 2009dulgheru

Singles – Semifinals
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 64 67(2) 61
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. Anne Keothavong (GBR) 62 75

Strasbourg

Not a single seed remains in this tournament. “Strasbourg” is German for “clusterfuck”, you know. So it’s a Rezai-Hradecka final! Go girls.

Singles – Semifinals
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. (Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) 64 62
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. Ayumi Morita (JPN) 60 10 ret. (left thigh strain)

Doubles – Semifinals
(2) Dechy/Santangelo (FRA/ITA) d. Beygelzimer/Sun (UKR/CHN) 63 76(2)

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Thursday Results: Strasbourg, Warsaw

Posted by gauloises1 on May 22, 2009

So I’m instituting a new kind of YFB blogging. To be referred to as “WYNTK” – pronounced like ‘wink’ with some sort of weird guttural glottal stop at the end – and solely to be used when I’m in no condition to produce the kind of substantive, critical analysis you’re used to getting. Like a ‘get out of jail free’ card … except for bloggers with mild alcoholism.

Warsaw

So the big news is that Shazza’s comeback tournament came to an end at the hands of Alona Bondarenko, 62 62.

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alona

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I think it’s safe to say Shazza’s competitive spirit has not died. How far that can carry her – if her serve is going to be as weak as has been indicated this week – remains to be seen. But an excellent win for Bondarenko nonetheless.

WARSAW OPEN 2009

WARSAW OPEN 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For some reason, it took Dani three sets to subdue Zakapalooza. Keo, however, was in no mood to mess around, beating Raluca Olaru 60 61 in a British blitz. C’mon Tim!

Singles – Quarterfinals
(6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) d. Klara Zakopalova (CZE) 63 46 64
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. (WC) Maria Sharapova (RUS) 62 62
Anne Keothavong (GBR) d. (Q) Ioana Raluca Olaru (ROU) 60 61
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. Galina Voskoboeva (KAZ) 61 75

Doubles – Semifinals
(2) Yan/Zheng (CHN/CHN) d. (4) Bondarenko/Bondarenko (UKR/UKR) 76(4) 63

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(1) Peschke/Raymond (CZE/USA) d. Goerges/Olaru (GER/ROU) 63 16 108
(3) Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands (USA/USA) d. Koryttseva/Voskoboeva (UKR/KAZ) 61 63

Strasbourg

I don’t care.

Singles – Quarterfinals
Ayumi Morita (JPN) d. (3) Peng Shuai (CHN) 75 62
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. (Q) Monica Niculescu (ROU) 06 61 62
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. Kristina Barrois (GER) 63 76(2)
(Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) d. Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) 75 61

Doubles – Semifinals
Feuerstein/Foretz (FRA/FRA) d. (4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE/CZE) 64 64

Doubles – Quarterfinals
Beygelzimer/Sun (UKR/CHN) d. Anderson/Schaul (RSA/LUX) 62 60

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OsOP: Warsaw, Strasbourg, Dusseldorf, Kitzbuhel

Posted by gauloises1 on May 20, 2009

Warsaw

Center Court (from 12.00hrs)
1. Olaru vs. Keothavong
2. Sharapova vs. A.Bondarenko
3. Hantuchova vs. Zakopalova
4. Bondarenko/Bondarenko vs. Yan/Zheng

Court 1 (from 12.00hrs)
1. Voskoboeva vs. Dulgheru
2. Peschke/Raymond vs. Goerges/Olaru (after suitable rest)
3. Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands vs. Koryttseva/Voskoboeva (after suitable rest)

Strasbourg

Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Yakimova vs. Rezai
2. Medina Garrigues vs. Barrois
3. Peng vs. Parmentier
4. Cohen-Aloro vs. Dulko

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Krauth/Nooni vs. Laisne/Pavlovic
2. Hradecka vs. Kudryavtseva (NB 12.30hrs)
3. Niculescu vs. Beygelzimer
4. Hlavackova/Hradecka vs. [Krauth/Nooni or Laisne/Pavlovic]
5. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova vs. Anderson/Schaul

Court 3 (from 12.00hrs)
1. Morita vs. Coin
2. Kutuzova vs. Foretz
3. Birnerova/Hrdinova vs. Dechy/Santangelo
4. Daniilidou/Woehr vs. Feuerstein/Foretz

Dusseldorf

Donnerstag, 21.05.2009, Beginn: 12:30 Uhr Court 1 / 12.00 Uhr Court 2
Center Court: 1
Red GER Schüttler SWE Söderling
Blue ARG del Potro RUS Andreev
Blue SRB Troicki ITA Seppi

 

Center Court: 2
Red FRA Simon USA Querrey
Red FRA Tsonga USA Ginepri
Red FRA FRA / FRA USA USA / USA

Kitzbuhel

Thursday, 21st May • Donnerstag, 21. Mai
Center Court Grandstand
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
15:30
Mikhail YOUZHNY (RUS)
vs
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
 
followed by
gefolgt von
 
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT)
vs
Julien BENNETEAU (FRA)
 
followed by
gefolgt von
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
15:30
Guillermo GARCIA-LOPEZ (ESP)
vs
Victor HANESCU (ROU)
Oscar HERNANDEZ (ESP)
vs
Juan Ignacio CHELA (ARG)
followed by
gefolgt von
 
Simon ASPELIN (SWE)
Paul HANLEY (AUS)
vs
Marcelo MELO (BRA)
Andre SA (BRA)
 

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Warsaw, Strasbourg Results: Shazza, Keo Win

Posted by gauloises1 on May 20, 2009

Warsaw

Shazza’s comeback continues apace as she took care of lucky loser Kustova 2 and 0. The tournament is now completely devoid of Radwanska/is as Dani defeated littler sis Urszula in straight sets.

dani

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Anne Keothavong had a good win, taking care of veteran Jill Craybas. And third and fifth seeds Zheng Jie Jie Zheng and Sara Errani were knocked out, so, you know, weirdness abounds.

Singles – Second Round
Klara Zakopalova (CZE) d. (3) Zheng Jie (CHN) 60 64
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (5) Sara Errani (ITA) 64 63
(6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) d. Urszula Radwanska (POL) 63 61
(8) Alona Bondarenko (UKR) d. Marta Domachowska (POL) 63 61
Anne Keothavong (GBR) d. Jill Craybas (USA) 36 63 61
Galina Voskoboeva (KAZ) d. Kateryna Bondarenko (UKR) 64 76(5)
(Q) Ioana Raluca Olaru (ROU) d. Julia Goerges (GER) 63 06 76(3)
(WC) Maria Sharapova (RUS) d. (LL) Darya Kustova (BLR) 62 60

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(2) Yan/Zheng (CHN/CHN) d. Amanmuradova/Kustova (UZB/BLR) 63 62
(4) Bondarenko/Bondarenko (UKR/UKR) d. Czink/Grandin (HUN/RSA) 63 46 103

Doubles – First Round
(1) Peschke/Raymond (CZE/USA) d. Errani/Garbin (ITA/ITA) 75 57 108
(3) Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands (USA/USA) d. Lefèvre/Szatmari (FRA/ROU)
76(7) 64
Koryttseva/Voskoboeva (UKR/KAZ) d. Jans/Rosolska (POL/POL) 64 63

Strasbourg

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Defending champion Anabel Medina Garrigues was forced to withdraw today with a back injury. From her player blog:

It was a disappointing day today. I was playing a point and hurt my back, and I had to retire from the match. I’ve had this problem before – twice last year. It’s painful and makes your back very stiff. The good news is it usually takes three or four days of treatment and it heals, so I will be fine for Roland Garros. I’ll have treatment on it until the day I play my first match there, of course.

It’s too bad this happened at one of my favorite tournaments. I’m always happy to come to Strasbourg, and I’ll be back next year of course. These things happen though. Hopefully it will be fine in a few days like it was the last time. I’m leaving for Paris tomorrow afternoon. I always love going back to Roland Garros.

Fourth-seeded Gisela Dulko also fell. But hey, Aravane Rezai’s still in!

Singles – Second Round
Kristina Barrois (GER) d. (1) Anabel Medina Garrigues (ESP) 64 ret. (back injury)
(3) Peng Shuai (CHN) d. Pauline Parmentier (FRA) 63 76(6)
Stéphanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) d. (4) Gisela Dulko (ARG) 46 76(5) 64
Ayumi Morita (JPN) d. Julie Coin (FRA) 46 60 64
Aravane Rezai (FRA) d. Anastasiya Yakimova (BLR) 64 61
Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) 75 60
(Q) Monica Niculescu (ROU) d. (Q) Yuliya Beygelzimer (UKR) 57 60 64
(Q) Viktoriya Kutuzova (UKR) d. Stéphanie Foretz (FRA) 36 63 62

Doubles – Quarterfinals
(2) Dechy/Santangelo (FRA/ITA) d. Birnerova/Hrdinova (CZE/CZE) 64 26 107
(4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE/CZE) d. Krauth/Nooni (ARG/SWE) 62 62
Feuerstein/Foretz (FRA/FRA) d. Daniilidou/Woehr (GRE/GER) 36 64 119

Doubles – First Round
Krauth/Nooni (ARG/SWE) d. (WC) Laisne/Pavlovic (FRA/FRA) 76(8) 75
Anderson/Schaul (RSA/LUX) d. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova (RUS/UKR) 76(6) 26 104

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OsOP: Wednesday in Warsaw, Strasbourg, Kitzbuhel, Dusseldorf

Posted by gauloises1 on May 20, 2009

Warsaw

Center Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Domachowska vs. A.Bondarenko
2. Kustova vs. Sharapova
3. Hantuchova vs. U.Radwanska
4. Jans/Rosolska vs. Koryttseva/Voskoboeva

Court 1 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Dulgheru vs. Errani
2. Zakopalova vs. Zheng
3. Goerges vs. Olaru
4. Kops-Jones/Mattek-Sands vs. Lefèvre/Szatmari (tbc)
4. Amanmuradova/Kustova vs. Yan/Zheng

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Craybas vs. Keothavong
2. K.Bondarenko vs. Voskoboeva
3. Peschke/Raymond vs. Errani/Garbin
4. Czink/Grandin vs. Bondarenko/Bondarenko (after suitable rest)

Strasbourg

Centre Court (from 11.00hrs)
1. Yakimova vs. Rezai
2. Medina Garrigues vs. Barrois
3. Peng vs. Parmentier
4. Cohen-Aloro vs. Dulko

Court 2 (from 11.00hrs)
1. Krauth/Nooni vs. Laisne/Pavlovic
2. Hradecka vs. Kudryavtseva (NB 12.30hrs)
3. Niculescu vs. Beygelzimer
4. Hlavackova/Hradecka vs. [Krauth/Nooni or Laisne/Pavlovic]
5. Kudryavtseva/Kutuzova vs. Anderson/Schaul

Court 3 (from 12.00hrs)
1. Morita vs. Coin
2. Kutuzova vs. Foretz
3. Birnerova/Hrdinova vs. Dechy/Santangelo
4. Daniilidou/Woehr vs. Feuerstein/Foretz

Dusseldorf

Center Court: 1
Red FRA Tsonga GER Kohlschreiber
Red USA USA / USA SWE SWE / SWE
Red FRA FRA / FRA GER GER / GER

 

Center Court: 2
Blue ARG Monaco ITA Bolelli
Blue RUS RUS / RUS SRB SRB / SRB
Blue ARG ARG / ARG ITA ITA / ITA

Kitzbuhel

Center Court Grandstand Kuchenmeister
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Matches start at
Spiele beginnen um
12:00
Agustin CALLERI (ARG)
vs
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
Oscar HERNANDEZ (ESP)
vs
Andreas BECK (GER)
Ruben RAMIREZ HIDALGO (ESP)
vs
Juan Ignacio CHELA (ARG)
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
Mikhail YOUZHNY (RUS)
vs
Stefan KOUBEK (AUT)
Marcel GRANOLLERS (ESP)
vs
Victor HANESCU (ROU)
Mariusz FYRSTENBERG (POL)
Marcin MATKOWSKI (POL)
vs
Andrei PAVEL (ROU)
Horia TECAU (ROU)
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
Diego JUNQUEIRA (ARG)
vs
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT)
Nicolas MASSU (CHI)
vs
Julien BENNETEAU (FRA)
To Be Finished 64 67
Lucas ARNOLD KER (ARG)
Oliver MARACH (AUT)
vs
Michael KOHLMANN (GER)
Philipp OSWALD (AUT)
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
followed by
gefolgt von
Frantisek CERMAK (CZE)
Michal MERTINAK (SVK)
vs
Julian KNOWLE (AUT)
Jurgen MELZER (AUT)
Lucas ARNOLD KER (ARG)/Oliver MARACH (AUT) or
Michael KOHLMANN (GER)/Philipp OSWALD (AUT)
vs
Christopher KAS (GER)
Alexander PEYA (AUT)
After Suitable Rest
Mario ANCIC (CRO)
Mikhail YOUZHNY (RUS)
vs
Simon ASPELIN (SWE)
Paul HANLEY (AUS)

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Warsaw Results: Daniela, a Radwanska Win

Posted by gauloises1 on May 19, 2009

So today was reasonably uneventful in Warsaw (i.e. Keo and Masha weren’t playing).

WARSAW OPEN 2009

Daniela Hantuchova survived a tough three-setter with Nuria Llagostera Vives. Vives has never beaten Dani, but she came out really strong and aggressive, and Dani was rocked for a while there. Luckily she served well, which kept her in the match, and figured out eventually how to mix up her tactics to keep Vives off-balance. A good win for her, requiring a lot of mental toughness.

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WARSAW OPEN 2009

And proving that every tournament worth its salt has at least one Radwanska, the smaller sister Urszula had a good win over Koryttseva in three sets.

Presumably she doesn’t drive a Mercedes.

Singles – First Round
(5) Sara Errani (ITA) d. (Q) Greta Arn (HUN) 62 16 76(2)
(6/WC) Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) d. Nuria Llagostera Vives (ESP) 36 63 63
Urszula Radwanska (POL) d. Mariya Koryttseva (UKR) 63 36 63
Jill Craybas (USA) d. Edina Gallovits (ROU) 36 75 63
Galina Voskoboeva (KAZ) d. Patricia Mayr (AUT) 64 61
Klara Zakopalova (CZE) d. Melinda Czink (HUN) 36 64 63
(Q) Ioana Raluca Olaru (ROU) d. Jelena Dokic (AUS) 64 63
(Q) Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) d. (Q) Agnes Szatmari (ROU) 63 64
(LL) Darya Kustova (BLR) d. (LL) Lenka Tvaroskova (SVK) 64 61

Doubles – First Round
(2) Yan/Zheng (CHN/CHN) d. Gallovits/Govortsova (ROU/BLR) 61 62
(4) Bondarenko/Bondarenko (UKR/UKR) d. (WC) Kosinska/Rosolska (POL/POL) 63 60
Amanmuradova/Kustova (UZB/BLR) d. Kapshay/Tvaroskova (UKR/SVK) 61 61
Goerges/Olaru (GER/ROU) d. Dekmeijere/Senoglu (LAT/TUR) 75 64

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